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by madirishman
Thu Dec 02, 2010 11:27 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: My new wallpaper
Replies: 14
Views: 388

Nice sheet.
Cheers,

Patrick

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Patrick M. Murphy, Ph.D.

Mad Irishman Productions
www.mad-irishman.net

Slainte!
by madirishman
Wed Aug 08, 2007 4:32 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Long shot: Outer Banks gaming
Replies: 0
Views: 76

Long shot: Outer Banks gaming

<r>Hey all, <br/> <br/> My woman and I are extending our annual trip to Ocracoke Island, NC to an ENTIRE WEEK. In trying to imagine what could make a week of sun, sand and seafood even better, we of course thought of *gaming*. Anyone going to be anywhere near the Outer Banks from Sept. 8-14? <br/> <...
by madirishman
Wed Aug 08, 2007 4:27 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Alternate AD&D 3rd Edition Player's Handbook Question!
Replies: 18
Views: 454

gideon_thorne wrote: I believe its the same fellow. Must have forgot his other ID's password.. Er, no, another Mad Mick, it would seem. I've been using this moniker since maybe 1990 or so, but it's not exactly unique... P -- Patrick M. Murphy, Ph.D. Mad Irishman Productions www.mad-irishman.net Sla...
by madirishman
Thu Jun 28, 2007 4:13 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Society News
Topic: C&C, Baltimore/DC area
Replies: 4
Views: 2334

bump!
by madirishman
Thu Jun 28, 2007 3:10 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Best AD&D/2nd edition module:
Replies: 35
Views: 3904

Ooh, tell me more. I hadn't heard anything about it...and I am a GW fanboy, to be sure, or Gallus Gallus 5/13 has two eyes!

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by madirishman
Thu Jun 28, 2007 3:06 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Adventure Modules
Topic: Module sneak peak
Replies: 12
Views: 2532

<r>Bad Treebore, bad! Drawing attention to my slothfulness... <br/> Well, soonish, hopefully. There are only three of us in the "company" (which is really only to make beer money...or more accurately, enough money to get us to GenCon) and we had to make a business decision as far as priorities go. I...
by madirishman
Thu Jun 28, 2007 2:52 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: RPGNow
Replies: 21
Views: 1137

Well, as an update to anyone interested, no replies to my direct emails, emails submitted through their web form, or to a phone message I left for them. Definitely losing this customer! Now let's hope I can get my money back through PayPal...

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by madirishman
Thu Jun 28, 2007 2:50 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Adventure Modules
Topic: Module sneak peak
Replies: 12
Views: 2532

<r>Hmm, I was supposed to be notified of replies but somehow missed all these months ago... <br/> I use Adobe Illustrator to make my maps.<br/> <br/> P<br/> <br/> -- <br/> <br/> Patrick M. Murphy, Ph.D.<br/> <br/> Bully Pulpit Games<br/> <URL url="http://www.bullypulpitgames.com">www.bullypulpitgame...
by madirishman
Thu Jun 28, 2007 2:47 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Best AD&D/2nd edition module:
Replies: 35
Views: 3904

<t>Hmm, there's do denying the whole S series, A series, and G-D-Q epic!<br/> <br/> But let me throw out a few less commonly chosen ones.<br/> <br/> I'm kind of a softy for low-level adventures, and the setting and plot really make it for me, so my favorite module is U1 The Sinister Secret of Saltma...
by madirishman
Thu Jun 28, 2007 2:23 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Online
Topic: Anyone use C&C with virtual tabletops !?
Replies: 17
Views: 4923

I like what I've seen of Klooge. Seems like using that and Skype would be really cool...

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by madirishman
Thu Jun 28, 2007 2:03 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: To convert or not to convert
Replies: 21
Views: 1172

<t>What I'd do with XP is simply give them the same C&C levels they had in D&D 3.5, plus whatever amount of XP corresponds to the proportion of the forthcoming level they had advanced.<br/> <br/> So just do some division, and if a character's 25% of the way to level 4 in terms of D&D exp...
by madirishman
Mon Jun 25, 2007 6:20 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Adventure Modules
Topic: Adventure/Map Help
Replies: 17
Views: 3556

<t>Oh, and lest we forget, the keep from T1 The Village of Hommlet! I always wanted to kick out Rufus and Burne and run that place myself. <br/> And perhaps even better was the keep the bandits inhabited in said module. Not big, and replete with dungeon. Despite the rat problem (well, and the reside...
by madirishman
Mon Jun 25, 2007 4:41 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Adventure Modules
Topic: Adventure/Map Help
Replies: 17
Views: 3556

<r>You could always go for something historical - many of these are smaller works, not the full-blown castles like the Keep on the Borderlands.<br/> <br/> For example, I've got some maps for Ars Magica which might be useful, particularly the "Austhwaite Manor" map:<br/> <URL url="http://www.mad-iris...
by madirishman
Sat Jun 23, 2007 4:16 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Free RPG Day Take Two
Replies: 12
Views: 719

Hey, good call, I've always been all about some Noble Knight!

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by madirishman
Sat Jun 23, 2007 3:09 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Free RPG Day Take Two
Replies: 12
Views: 719

Free RPG Day Take Two

Do the Mad Irishman a favor...grab him the C&C stuff, since he's at work!
So is the swag cool?

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Patrick M. Murphy

Mad Irishman Productions
www.mad-irishman.net

Slainte!
by madirishman
Fri Jun 22, 2007 2:53 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: RPGNow
Replies: 21
Views: 1137

It's only been about 24 hours, so no panic yet...

...and I agree, for a guy who spits out PDF stuff left and right, I'm much more of a print guy, myself. Sometimes the stuff is PDF only, though!
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by madirishman
Fri Jun 22, 2007 1:18 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: RPGNow
Replies: 21
Views: 1137

<t>No, no email, which is the problem. The PayPal transaction went through, but no link email, and my history doesn't list it. When I got my "immediate download" page after paying through PayPal, it only listed the last two things I ordered from them, back in January...<br/> <br/> I mailed them usin...
by madirishman
Fri Jun 22, 2007 12:50 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: RPGNow
Replies: 21
Views: 1137

RPGNow

<r>Anyone else had trouble with these guys? I tried to pick up a couple of C&C PDFs, and they took my money, but no download. PayPal's customer service email addy for them also bounces...<br/> <br/> Patrick<br/> <br/> --<br/> <br/> Patrick M. Murphy, Ph.D.<br/> <br/> Mad Irishman Productions<br/...
by madirishman
Fri Jun 22, 2007 5:03 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Swashbuckling ????
Replies: 15
Views: 1092

Yeah, second Lace & Steel...if you can find it!

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by madirishman
Wed Jun 20, 2007 2:50 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: About that "new" character sheet
Replies: 0
Views: 217

About that "new" character sheet

<r>OK, so a long time ago I made those "Old Skool" C&C PC (and NPC, and spell) sheets, and I said I was going to make a "new" sheet which was more modern and while lacking all that old skool charm, might be a little cleaner and less cramped...<br/> <br/> Well, like I said, that was a long time a...
by madirishman
Fri Feb 16, 2007 4:36 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Adventure Modules
Topic: Module sneak peak
Replies: 12
Views: 2532

Module sneak peak

<r>Hey all,<br/> <br/> Some of youse guys will recall that Bully Pulpit Games (uh, mostly me) is working on an old skool series of modules...just thought I'd post a piece of one of the maps and ask if it is sufficiently "old skool."<br/> <br/> Ciao,<br/> <br/> Patrick<br/> <br/> --<br/> <br/> Patric...
by madirishman
Wed Jan 31, 2007 5:59 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Adventure Modules
Topic: Create a campaign around these old XD&D modules...
Replies: 22
Views: 4479

<r>Ah, my bad. My reading comprehension roll (OK, INT check in SIEGE terms) failed. But Slavers is hard to beat too. <br/> But seriously, U1! <br/> Hmm, maybe I should post a conversion...<br/> <br/> Cheers,<br/> <br/> P<br/> <br/> -- <br/> <br/> Patrick M. Murphy, Ph.D. <br/> <br/> Mad Irishman Pro...
by madirishman
Wed Jan 31, 2007 5:39 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Adventure Modules
Topic: Create a campaign around these old XD&D modules...
Replies: 22
Views: 4479

<r>The A series is very good, but I'll put in my personal plug for the U series, particularly U1, which I consider one of the best modules TSR ever published! <br/> Best of luck, and for maximal old skool, I suggest you use my C&C sheets! <br/> Cheers,<br/> <br/> Patrick<br/> <br/> --<br/> <br/>...
by madirishman
Wed Jan 31, 2007 5:29 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Kudos to Troll Lord
Replies: 15
Views: 1709

Kudos to Troll Lord

<r>Just noticed the discount to active duty military personnel...kudos to Troll Lord for the gesture to our men and women in uniform!<br/> <br/> Best regards,<br/> <br/> Patrick<br/> <br/> --<br/> <br/> Patrick M. Murphy, Ph.D.<br/> <br/> Mad Irishman Productions<br/> <URL url="http://www.mad-irishm...
by madirishman
Wed Jan 31, 2007 4:41 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Society News
Topic: C&C, Baltimore/DC area
Replies: 4
Views: 2334

<r>That's a fair hike, to be sure, but not prohibitive. I've been preoccupied with other things, so I haven't looked as hard as I might have...nothing yet. I'm actually looking to set up an RPG get-together through meetup.com here soon and was hoping that might generate some leads. Of course, I have...
by madirishman
Thu Jan 25, 2007 6:09 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Sepia Snake Sigil?
Replies: 5
Views: 1564

<r>SSS was one of my favorite spells...but largely because as written in UA, it duped some 9th-level effects at 3rd level. <br/> P<br/> <br/> --<br/> <br/> Patrick M. Murphy, Ph.D.<br/> <br/> Mad Irishman Productions<br/> <URL url="http://www.mad-irishman.net">www.mad-irishman.net</URL><br/> <br/> S...
by madirishman
Wed Jan 17, 2007 6:27 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: How did we deal back in the day?
Replies: 55
Views: 8269

<r>My personal favorite unbalanced spell from 1e:<br/> <br/> ***SEPIA SNAKE SIGIL***<br/> <br/> Pretty much equivalent to a 9th-level spell (temporal stasis) at 3rd level. <br/> (What? Unearthed Arcana unbalanced?)<br/> <br/> Cheers,<br/> <br/> Patrick<br/> <br/> --<br/> <br/> Patrick M. Murphy, Ph....
by madirishman
Tue Jan 16, 2007 11:47 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Yet more character sheets
Replies: 18
Views: 2881

Quote: I did encounter one problem with this sheet, but not a big deal. When you change the ability scores to the new order, the saves don't change with them. Not a big deal really. Just something I noticed. I actually fixed that a while ago and yet, that version didn't magically upload itself with...
by madirishman
Fri Jan 12, 2007 4:15 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Society News
Topic: C&C, Baltimore/DC area
Replies: 4
Views: 2334

C&C, Baltimore/DC area

<r>Hey all,<br/> <br/> My girlfriend and I are looking to play/run some old skool C&C, so if you know of any groups or are otherwise interested in playing some C&C thereabouts, please let me know! I'll bring beer!<br/> <br/> Best,<br/> <br/> Patrick<br/> <br/> --<br/> <br/> Patrick M. Murphy...
by madirishman
Fri Jan 12, 2007 4:08 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Yet more character sheets
Replies: 18
Views: 2881

...and it's up now.

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Patrick M. Murphy, Ph.D.

Mad Irishman Productions
www.mad-irishman.net

Slainte!